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* '''Best Game: [[Cryptozookeeper]]''' ([[Robb Sherwin]], [[Hugo]]).
 
* '''Best Game: [[Cryptozookeeper]]''' ([[Robb Sherwin]], [[Hugo]]).
 
* '''Best Writing: [[Cryptozookeeper]]''' ([[Robb Sherwin]], [[Hugo]]).
 
* '''Best Writing: [[Cryptozookeeper]]''' ([[Robb Sherwin]], [[Hugo]]).
* '''Best Story: [[The Play]]''' ([[Deirdra Kiai]], [[Undum]]).
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* '''Best Story: [[The Play]]''' ([[Dietrich Squinkifer]], writing as Deirdra Kiai; [[Undum]]).
 
* '''Best Setting: [[Cryptozookeeper]]''' ([[Robb Sherwin]], [[Hugo]]).
 
* '''Best Setting: [[Cryptozookeeper]]''' ([[Robb Sherwin]], [[Hugo]]).
 
* '''Best Puzzles: [[PataNoir]]''' ([[Simon Christiansen]], [[Glulx]]).
 
* '''Best Puzzles: [[PataNoir]]''' ([[Simon Christiansen]], [[Glulx]]).
 
* '''Best NPCs: [[Cryptozookeeper]]''' ([[Robb Sherwin]], [[Hugo]]).
 
* '''Best NPCs: [[Cryptozookeeper]]''' ([[Robb Sherwin]], [[Hugo]]).
* '''Best Individual Puzzle: The hat mystery''' in ''[[The Life (and Deaths) of Doctor M]]'' ([[Michael D. Hilborn]]), ''[[Last Day of Summer]]'' ([[Doug Orleans]], ''[[Playing Games]]) ([[Kevin Jackson-Mead]])'', and ''[[Cold Iron]]'' ([[Andrew Plotkin]]).
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* '''Best Individual Puzzle: The hat mystery''' in ''[[The Life (and Deaths) of Doctor M]]'' ([[Michael D. Hilborn]]), ''[[Last Day of Summer]]'' ([[Doug Orleans]]), ''[[Playing Games]]'' ([[Kevin Jackson-Mead]]), and ''[[Cold Iron]]'' ([[Andrew Plotkin]]).
 
* '''Best Individual NPC: Grimloft''' in ''[[Cryptozookeeper]]'' ([[Robb Sherwin]], [[Hugo]]).
 
* '''Best Individual NPC: Grimloft''' in ''[[Cryptozookeeper]]'' ([[Robb Sherwin]], [[Hugo]]).
 
* '''Best Individual PC: [[Stiffy Makane|Mentula Macanus]]''' in ''[[Mentula Macanus: Apocolocyntosis]]'' ([[Adam Thornton]], [[Glulx]]).
 
* '''Best Individual PC: [[Stiffy Makane|Mentula Macanus]]''' in ''[[Mentula Macanus: Apocolocyntosis]]'' ([[Adam Thornton]], [[Glulx]]).
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* '''Best Supplemental Materials: PDFs and screencast tutorials''' for ''[[Kerkerkruip]]''.
 
* '''Best Supplemental Materials: PDFs and screencast tutorials''' for ''[[Kerkerkruip]]''.
 
* '''Special Recognition: [[Zombie Exodus]]''' ([[Jim Dattilo]], [[ChoiceScript]]).
 
* '''Special Recognition: [[Zombie Exodus]]''' ([[Jim Dattilo]], [[ChoiceScript]]).
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==2011 XYZZY Awards Winners and Finalists==
 
==2011 XYZZY Awards Winners and Finalists==
 
* '''Best Game: [[Cryptozookeeper]]''' ([[Robb Sherwin]]).
 
* '''Best Game: [[Cryptozookeeper]]''' ([[Robb Sherwin]]).
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** Finalist: ''[[Zombie Exodus]]'' ([[Jim Dattilo]]).
 
** Finalist: ''[[Zombie Exodus]]'' ([[Jim Dattilo]]).
  
* '''Best Story: [[The Play]]''' ([[Deirdra Kiai]]).
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* '''Best Story: [[The Play]]''' ([[Dietrich Squinkifer]], writing as Deirdra Kiai).
 
** Finalist: ''[[Bonehead]]'' ([[Sean M. Shore]]).
 
** Finalist: ''[[Bonehead]]'' ([[Sean M. Shore]]).
 
** Finalist: ''[[Cryptozookeeper]]'' ([[Robb Sherwin]]).
 
** Finalist: ''[[Cryptozookeeper]]'' ([[Robb Sherwin]]).
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* '''Best NPCs: [[Cryptozookeeper]]''' ([[Robb Sherwin]]).
 
* '''Best NPCs: [[Cryptozookeeper]]''' ([[Robb Sherwin]]).
 
** Finalist: ''[[Cana According To Micah]]'' ([[Christopher Huang]]).
 
** Finalist: ''[[Cana According To Micah]]'' ([[Christopher Huang]]).
** Finalist: ''[[The Play]]'' ([[Deirdra Kiai]]).
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** Finalist: ''[[The Play]]'' ([[Dietrich Squinkifer]], writing as Deirdra Kiai).
 
** Finalist: ''[[Six]]'' ([[Wade Clarke]]).
 
** Finalist: ''[[Six]]'' ([[Wade Clarke]]).
 
** Finalist: ''[[Zombie Exodus]]'' ([[Jim Dattilo]]).
 
** Finalist: ''[[Zombie Exodus]]'' ([[Jim Dattilo]]).
  
* '''Best Individual Puzzle: The hat mystery''' in ''[[The Life (and Deaths) of Doctor M]]'' ([[Michael D. Hilborn]]), ''[[Last Day of Summer]]'' ([[Doug Orleans]], ''[[Playing Games]] ([[Kevin Jackson-Mead]]'', and ''[[Cold Iron]]'' ([[Andrew Plotkin]]).
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* '''Best Individual Puzzle: The hat mystery''' in ''[[The Life (and Deaths) of Doctor M]]'' ([[Michael D. Hilborn]]), ''[[Last Day of Summer]]'' ([[Doug Orleans]]), ''[[Playing Games]]'' ([[Kevin Jackson-Mead]]), and ''[[Cold Iron]]'' ([[Andrew Plotkin]]).
 
** Finalist: Assembling the name of the final location in ''[[The Race]]'' ([[Andy Why]]).
 
** Finalist: Assembling the name of the final location in ''[[The Race]]'' ([[Andy Why]]).
 
** Finalist: Escaping the tower in ''[[Indigo]]'' ([[Emily Short]]).
 
** Finalist: Escaping the tower in ''[[Indigo]]'' ([[Emily Short]]).
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* [http://xyzzyawards.org/transcripts/xyzzys2011.html Transcript of the ceremony.]
 
* [http://xyzzyawards.org/transcripts/xyzzys2011.html Transcript of the ceremony.]
 
* [http://www.intfiction.org/forum/viewtopic.php?f=23&t=4340 XYZZY Awards 2011, final round]. intfiction.org forum thread giving background on Special Recognition.
 
* [http://www.intfiction.org/forum/viewtopic.php?f=23&t=4340 XYZZY Awards 2011, final round]. intfiction.org forum thread giving background on Special Recognition.
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===Reviews===
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* [http://xyzzyawards.org/reviews/reviews2011.html The First Annual Pseudo-Official XYZZY Awards Review].
  
 
[[Category:XYZZY Awards]] [[Category:2011]]
 
[[Category:XYZZY Awards]] [[Category:2011]]

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See also:

2011 XYZZY Awards Winners

2011 XYZZY Awards Winners and Finalists

  • Special Recognition: Zombie Exodus (Jim Dattilo).
    • Also called The Choice IF of the Choice-IF Community in the ceremony.

Dates

  • The deadline for first-round voting was February 10, 2012, 0:00:00 PST.
  • The deadline for second-round voting was March 2, 2012, 0:00:00 PST.
  • The online award ceremony was held on ifMUD on March 4, 2012, 13:00:00 PST.

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